Peter Lawler, RIP

One of the country’s great conservative thinkers passed away on Tuesday. I never met Peter Lawler, but I occasionally read his work.  He once referred to me as a “routinely excellent conservative blogger.”  While some might question my conservative credentials (or my liberal ones for that matter), I appreciated the “routinely excellent” part of his … Continue reading Peter Lawler, RIP

How to Advertise a Liberal Arts College

Peter Lawler, Professor of Government at Berry College, has some thoughts on this issue at Big Think.  He is reacting to a recent piece in Inside Higher Ed entitled “Disappearing Liberal Arts Colleges.”   Lawler writes: The article correctly concludes that those in charge of the so-called and the real liberal arts colleges ought to think harder … Continue reading How to Advertise a Liberal Arts College